Chef Boutonne (79) - For Sale : Magnificent Maison de Maître with guest cottage set in a large walled garden in the heart of a lovely town.
€365,700 (APPROX. £321,679)
Property Details - Maison de Maître
This immaculately presented Maison de Maître retains many original features and has been updated by the present owners to provide spacious, light and airy accommodation with a self contained cottage for guests.
Central entrance hall with marble floor, original oak staircase sweeps up to the next two floors, to the front is an enclosed vestibule, door down to the cellar and to the rear is a door to the terrace. To the left is the double aspect living room with beautiful oak floor, wood panelling to lower walls, large wooden fireplace, coving, ceiling rose, window to the front and patio doors to the rear terrace with views to garden. To the right is another reception room with an oak floor, window to the front, ceiling rose and coving to the high ceilings which feature throughout the property. The present owners have had a beautiful kitchen added to the property which ressembles an orangerie as it has five arched french doors leading to the terrace and garden. It is fully fitted with a lovely Schmidt kitchen featuring stone worktops and an impressive island unit looking out to the terrace, there is plenty of space for dining, and a seating area if desired, around the custom made fireplace. Useful laundry room with plenty of built in storage and sink, there is a window to the side.
On the first floor is a spacious landing with window to the rear, wooden floor and a lovely arched french door to the balcony overlooking the town to the front. The master bedroom has bespoke built in wardrobes, window to the rear and carpet. There are two further generous, double, bedrooms with built in wardrobes and windows to the front. Family bathroom with bath having a shower over, vanity sink and window to the side. Separate wc.
On the second floor the landing area is used as an office with tiled floor and window to the rear. Bedroom 4 has a tiled floor and window to the rear. Bedroom 5 has a tiled floor and window to the front. Bedroom 6 is currently used as a cinema room and has two windows to the front and a large storage room off, or dressing room if used as a bedroom. Family bathroom has a bath with shower over, tiled floor, sink and wc.
The self contained cottage has an independent entrance form the side and has been recently refurbished to provide comfortable accommodation for guests or could be rented as a holiday let., it is centrally heated so can be used year round. It has a lounge with large windows to the side, kitchen with french doors to the side, spacious double bedroom with windows to the side and a luxury shower room.
Attached to the cottage there are two lots of stone built garages with a room above - which could be used to further extend the cottage or create another independent guest accommodation. Open hangar for dining.
There are remote controlled electric entrance gates that give vehicle access to the property and to the large gravelled courtyard to the rear of the house and leading to the garages.
The large private gardens are walled with the lovely light stone that these area is famous for. They extend to just over half an acre - mainly laid to lawn with many fruit trees and has plenty of space for children to play and has lovely country views.
The property is connected to mains drainage, has oil fired central heating, double or secondary glazing and has had the roof renewed in the last 5 years.
Chef Boutonne is a lively market town with a good selection of shops, bars, restaurants and has schools for all ages of children. Just under an hour to the cities of Niort and Poitiers and the coast is just over an hour at La Rochelle.
Kim Cowles, (Agent Commercial) - RSAC N° 50195547000015.
TTC Prix afiché : 365 700€ *
(* Les honoraires de l'agence sont à la charge du vendeur)
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